Melasma is one of the most common and most challenging skin conditions to treat.  It appears as irregular brown patches on the face leaving an uneven skin tone appearance.  Sun exposure, heat, hormonal changes, pregnancy, and birth control are the most common triggers for melasma. It’s important to see a skin care specialist that is […]

  • Posted on: Jul 18 2020
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Dermal Filler Basics

The word “filler” can be intimidating, especially for first time users. But we’re here to help break the filler stigma and provide authentic, real information regarding dermal filler. Unfortunately, social media and reality tv can paint dermal filler in an “over-filled” negative light. Worry not, at NSPS our goal is subtlety and natural looking results, […]

  • Posted on: Jun 8 2020
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Nitty-Gritty of Botox

Thinking about Botox but have some unanswered questions? There’s a point in many of our lives when we ask ourselves, “Do I need Botox?”, “Is now the right time?”, “What does it actually do?” Well, we’re here to help answer some questions you may have! Don’t worry, if after reading this post you have more […]

  • Posted on: Jun 1 2020
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Botox, Dysport & Filler Are For Men Too

When you think of Botox, Dysport and filler, men aren’t usually the first thing that comes to mind. The majority of people seeking these treatments are women. However, that stigma is changing. Men are discovering the value and benefit of these luxury treatments as well and the taboo is quickly changing.  Why are more men […]

  • Posted on: May 25 2020
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Hello Guys! – Best Skin Treatments for Men

More than ever, our office has seen men come in for cosmetic treatments. Some are looking for a relaxing end to an exceptionally stressful work week, while others are hardcore skincare enthusiasts, excited to try the latest and greatest treatments. Whatever your reason, The Med Spa offers an exceptional array of skin care procedures to […]

  • Posted on: May 18 2020
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Pregnancy Skin!

Pregnancy can be such an exciting time for expectant mothers. However, changing hormones can take a toll on skin, causing unexpected discoloration, breakouts and dry skin. The hardest is figuring out what will be effective but also safe for the baby. No matter what skin issue you’re facing during pregnancy, we can help!  All products […]

  • Posted on: May 11 2020
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Laser Hair Removal 101

One of the most common treatments men and women come to a medical spa for is laser hair removal. It’s not a surprise considering most of us have unwanted hair in more than one area. However, without the right knowledge, laser hair removal can seem intimidating! Follow these easy steps and you’ll be on your […]

  • Posted on: May 4 2020
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Easy as 1, 2, 3! – Top 3 Ingredients You Need in Your Skincare Routine

One of the most common questions aestheticians receive is, “What do I need to include in my skincare routine?” While it might seem simple enough to just cleanse and moisturize, a basic routine will not implement change within the skin, nor will it do much prevention against signs of aging. However, let’s not confuse a […]

  • Posted on: Apr 27 2020
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Vitamin C- Why, What, When, How?

From a young age I learned the importance of Vitamin C. It helped me get better when I was sick, it stopped my apples from turning brown and, most importantly, it wrote that amazing “Graduation” song. All jokes aside, Vitamin C is a powerhouse antioxidant that helps protect cells from the damage caused by free […]

  • Posted on: Apr 20 2020
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Makeup Brush Cleaning- How and Why?

Washing your sheets is the best, right? Well, what about washing your makeup brushes and sponges? No? What’s that, you don’t remember the last time you did…? Oh, well this is awkward…  When I give makeup lessons to clients, I always harp on the importance of washing your brushes consistently. I also bring this up […]

  • Posted on: Apr 13 2020
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